About The Marina

Aerial shot of the marina and Boston city

Situated at the shore of one of New England’s most revered and culturally rich cities, Charlestown Marina offers excellent access to area attractions, including historic landmarks, diverse and dynamic business opportunities, and lively dining, shopping, and entertainment. Charlestown Marina offers seasonal, transit and year round dockage.  Our live-aboard community can live comfortably with heated water and sewer lines and attentive year round staff.

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Aerial shot of the marina and Boston city
Charlestown Pier 6 & 8

Charlestown is expanding

With the development of a new, state-of-the-art 121-slip marina on Pier 6, accompanied by world-class amenities and superb waterfront dining, Charlestown Marina is rapidly transforming into one of the most sought after destinations on Boston Harbor. We are currently taking bookings for the upcoming 2021 season; for more information or to secure your reservation, get in touch today.

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25' - 500'
10’ - 62’
Max Draft
Pier 8 Slip Layout

Charlestown Marina
1 Pier 8, 13th Street
Charlestown, MA 02129

42˚22’33 N
71˚02’60 W

Tel 617.242.2020
Fax 617.523.2270
VHF: Channel 71


Chris Giroux


Services & Amenities

  • 350 single and double loaded slips with all new Ipe wood decks that can accommodate vessels from 25′ up to 400′
  • 900′ hybrid steel/concrete breakwater system with Ipe wood decking designed to reduce wave and wake motion from the outer harbor
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Pier 6 Restaurant
  • Paid parking
  • Security staff and cameras
  • Metered electrical service offering 30 amps, 50 amps, 100 amps, and 200 amps with single- and three- phase power
  • Water connections
  • Complimentary waste pump out
  • Shower rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Grilling stations

2022 Marina Rates

2022 Marina Rates

Seasonal Dockage Rates

Seasonal dockage is based on the greater of the length of the vessel or dock.

Season Double T Head Single Lift
SUMMER – Pier 8:
May 1 – Oct 31
$200/ft. $220/ft. $245/ft. $360/ft
SUMMER – Pier 6:
May 1 – Oct 31
$215/ft. $235/ft. $255/ft. $360/ft
Nov 1 – Apr 30
$60/ft. $70/ft. $1000 Live aboard fee $360/ft

Transient Dockage Rates

100% deposit required for transient dockage.

Length Rate
0 - 49ft.

Daily: $3.75/ft.

Weekly: $3.25/ft. per night

Monthly: $2.75/ft. per day

50 - 79.9ft.

Daily: $5.75/ft.

Weekly: $5.25/ft. per night

Monthly: $4.75/ft. per day

80 - 199.9ft.

Daily: $6.50/ft.

Weekly: $6.00/ft. per night

Monthly: $5.50/ft. per day

200ft. plus

Daily: $7.00/ft.

Weekly: $6.50/ft. per night

Monthly: $6.00/ft. per day

Holiday Rates 

Hourly Rates - Based on availability:  Please add $2/ft. for July 4th and Labor Day. Two-night minimum stay.


Power Rate
30 amp $40.00/day
50 amp $50.00/day
100 amp $150.00/day
Metered shore power $40.00 plus $0.36/KWh (seasonal guests or long term stays)

All Rates are based on the greater of either the slip or the vessel.

Winter fee full payment is due at signing.

Transient: Cancellation Policy

Deposit is paid in full 100% payment taken at time of booking. Guests wishing to cancel or modify their reservation must do so more than 14 days prior to the arrival date. Refunds for cancellations will be made less a $60.00 administrative fee. Cancellations made less than 14 days prior to arrival will forfeit the entire deposit, and modifications made less than 14 days prior to arrival will not be credited. No credit for early departures or late arrivals.

Seasonal: Cancellation Policy

Winter dockage is due in full upon contract signing which is nonrefundable. Summer dockage deposit is 1/3 due on November 15th which is non-refundable, and the next 1/3 is due on March 1st which is nonrefundable and the final 1/3 is due on April 1st which is non-refundable.


All perishable items and clothing products are nonrefundable.